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Tacoma Arts Live presents


By David Mamet

Preview Night: Thursday, February 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, February 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, February 16 at 3:00 p.m.
Friday, February 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, February 23 at 3:00 p.m.
Theater on the Square
Preview Night: $12
Tickets: $19, $29, $39
Directed by Joshua Knudson
Starring Sean Neely and Angelica Barksdale

Named one of Time Magazine’s “Ten Best Plays,” Oleanna is a seething investigation of sexual harassment, political correctness, and the irreconcilable differences between men and women. Pulitzer Prize Winner David Mamet pulls us into a provocative power struggle where “he said, she said” reaches deeply personal and explosive levels. This two-person story focuses on a university professor and his student as they view their out-of-class meetings from two drastically different perspectives. The audience will be challenged to decided what it means to be right or wrong in the midst of individual interpretations. This drama shines a spotlight on gender politics, privilege, status and power. Oleanna may provoke more arguments than any play you will see this year.

For mature audiences.
Preview Night tickets do not qualify for subscription packages or discounts.

Presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc.
“Excellent acting...Thank you for a wonderful and thought-provoking evening.”
— Opening Night Patron Survey Response
“What a thought provoking play and so well acted. Layers and layers of themes - all current. We talked about it all the way home and woke up thinking about it this morning. Good one Tacoma Arts Live!”
— Patron Survey Response